For Sale


Imported Bees: Readers are reminded of the BBKA’s policy to discourage the importation of queen bees and colonies from outside the UK. Prospective purchasers should satisfy themselves of the origin of bees offered for sale.

BUMBLE BEE POSTER – 22 BUMBLES

£7.75 in tube (22¾”x15 ½”). From BBB, Ash View, Much Birch HR2 8HP. Tel: 01981 540907 list 173 now available

C ARDEN (BOOKSELLER)

Specialist in beekeeping books; new titles, out of print and antiquarian books. Books bought and sold. If we don’t have what you want, we can try to find it for you. Tel: 01497 820 471 (Hay on Wye, Powys). Website: www.ardenbooks.co.uk

 

No honey for sale this month

 

 

FOUR DOUBLE BROOD BEE HIVES
National frames in WBC hives, with bees and 2 supers, 6 lifts, Varroa floor and queen excluder. £260 each. Buyer collects. (Middlesex) Tel: 0208 5787392.

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INSTRUMENTAL INSEMINATION
of Queen Bees. Training and Equipment. Michael Collier, Cornbrook Cottage, Nash, Ludlow, Shropshire SY8 3AU. Tel: 01584 890236; web:www.beeinsemination.co.uk; email cornbrookbeefarm@gmail.com

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NEW NATIONAL OBSERVATION HIVE
£150 see-through model. Visit: observationhives.co.uk or tel: 01584 831309

BEEKEEPER CLOTHING

Affordable clothing for the beekeeper in white, coloured and camouflage. Infant to XXL. Full Suit under £50. Visit www.thebeeshop.co.uk

 

Imported Bees: Readers are reminded of the BBKA’s policy to discourage the importation of queen bees and colonies from outside the UK. Prospective purchasers should satisfy themselves of the origin of bees offered for sale. BUYING BEES? When buying live bees or queens you should satisfy yourself as to their origin and health. Advice is available from the National Bee Unit (Guidance note: Advice for Obtaining Honey Bees) and from the BBKA (BBKA Standard Nucleus Guidance Notes). Also see the article Buying and Selling Bees by Ken Basterfield in the February 2012 Bee Craft.

Becky's Beezzzs

Imported Bees: Readers are reminded of the BBKA’s policy to discourage the importation of queen bees and colonies from outside the UK. Prospective purchasers should satisfy themselves of the origin of bees offered for sale.

BUYING BEES? When buying live bees or queens you should satisfy yourself as to their origin and health. Advice is available from the National Bee Unit (Guidance note: Advice for Obtaining Honey Bees) and from the BBKA (BBKA Standard Nucleus Guidance Notes). Also see the article Buying and Selling Bees by Ken Basterfield in the February 2012 Bee Craft.
MATED QUEENS, COURSES
National and Langstroth nucs, also packages. Contact: buckfastyorkshirebees.co.uk
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S/S HONEY EXTRACTOR
9-frame, electric £250.  Kochstar bottler £150.

Tel: 01935 873943

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CAR REGISTRATION NUMBER  V881 EES (V8 B1EES), on retention with DVLA.
Offers to email: markisout@hotmail.com; Tel: 01823 442895 (Somerset)

SIX COLONIES OF HONEYBEES
in National hives. 2016 queens with queen excluder and supers. £200 each. Tel: 0191 2 52 7359 (Tyne & Wear).
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BEESWAX SKIN CARE

Skin creams and soap made with beeswax and honey. www.treesandbees.uk

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